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gilt

a female breeding pig that has not yet had a litter of piglets.

gilt anestrus
failure of gilts to show the first estrus at a sufficiently early age. Being confined and with no boar in the environment plus failure of the attendant to recognize estrus behavior are significant contributors to the total loss.
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Rearing your own gilts should therefore improve the health status of your pig unit, according to Alan Stewart, senior pig lecturer at Harper Adams University, Shropshire.
This paper argues that the Bank of England's independence in monetary policy has been compromised as a result of quantitative easing (QE) and makes practical suggestions for restoring it as far as possible, by transferring the gilts that the Bank has bought to the Debt Management Office of the Treasury and thereby shrinking the Bank's balance sheet The paper discusses the problems that will arise when QE is unwound and suggests that they would be less intractable if the unwinding were managed by the Debt Management Office.
But investors have since queued up to sell gilts as they look to take advantage of higher bond prices.
While she had a brand name to work with, Maybank chose to build Project September separate from Gilt.
Gilt is an online shopping destination, offering its members access to fashion merchandise and experiences.
On 20 January, the gilt auction attracted its lowest amount of funds in almost seven years, and the first gilt dealer went out of business since 2009, meaning the outlook on UK bonds is rather pessimistic.
However, there is limited data on the effects of group housed gilts on the measurements that are given above.
Caption: Sarah Anderson of Scully & Scully; Michael Scully; Laurie Burns of Forty One Madison; Stephen Milioti of Gilt.
The following gilt registration services have been outsourced by HM Treasury are:
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There exists plenty of scope for investing in income and gilt funds with a 12-18-month horizon even now," says Goswami.